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  2. Hi @curious_explorer sorry to hear about this! Yes, bee stings, or any irritant for the matter, can result in inflammation and aggravate eczema. That said, it is quite atypical for the effects of o...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  4. Dear @adena-braun , I am a breast surgeon, but I hope to share my advice here: I believe in right siting of care, and in preventive medicine. Do find a good Family Physician ("GP", general practiti...
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  6. Hi @gurlie, condoms are quoted in medical literature to be 98% effective in preventing pregnancy, provided they are used correctly. By correct usage, I mean that the condom has to be put on from th...
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  8. Hi @mona0lisa I'm sorry to hear that this has troubled you! It is normal for there to be a slight odour, and for this to have slight variation throughout the menstrual cycle. An online search about...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  11. Hi @Flowerqueen that is not the case, there have not been any compelling evidence of this having an impact on future cycles. The main risks include transmission of certain infections, unplanned pre...
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  13. Hi @demarcus thats an interesting question, and yes - infection/inflammation in the nasal passage can irritate the nerves in the area leading to activation of the sneezing reflex. Inflammation is m...
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  15. Dear @Xxx_ I'm a breast surgeon, but I can advise a bit on this common woman's health concern. From what you share, if recurrent, and you have seen several doctors, do make an appointment to see a ...
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  18. Dear @cpqsa  I'm a breast surgeon, but I can advise a bit on this woman's health concern. From what you share, do make an appointment to see a urologist, or a uro-gynaecologist. Urge incontinence, ...
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  22. Hi @reed I'm sorry to hear about this! Yes you are right, these conditions can interact as the pattern of pain for these joints which are considered "weight bearing" often prompts the individual to...
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  25. Hi @Lyn_li yes you're right, this could be arthritis and if unprovoked, the commonest cause is age-related changes in the bone and/or cartilage at the joint surface. However, there are many other p...
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  27. Hi Victor,  this is usually a symptom of kneecap pain (patellofemoral pain). Running puts a lot of stress on the kneecap. If you are happy to modify your exercises to doing cycling and walking then...
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